This week’s 5 head-spinning moments: Politics as shin kicks


The latest Technomic consumer data reveals how restaurant brands are doing when it comes to the accuracy of off-premise orders.

In a career that shifted from politics to business and back, the West Point graduate headed one of the industry’s largest foodservice operations and later invested in several others through The Carlyle Group.

The company’s planned acquisition of Dynamic Yield is the latest example of big chains using their size to gain an advantage, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

Miguel Lozano is the chicken chain’s third C-suite hire in the past 12 months.